prospective students

Our students come from a variety of academic backgrounds, but they all share three main characteristics upon entering Maharat.

To gain admittance, applicants must:

  • Aspire to serve as spiritual leaders

  • Seek to receive Orthodox semikha

  • Demonstrate proficiency in Jewish text study

The admissions process includes completion of the written application below, an interview with our admissions committee, and an evaluation of learning level with our Rosh Yeshiva. If you have questions about our criteria or the application process, please contact us:

Email: admissions@yeshivatmaharat.org

Phone: 718-796-0590



Overseas students who wish to come to the US to study at Maharat: We are an authorized F-1 Student Visa educational institution through the U.S. Government. If you are in need of a student visa to attend,

please contact us.

Download and view our brochure HERE

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